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Re: Advice for a Minnesota trip-Cyndi,Andrea,Cathy

Hey- did you hear that the CDC is recommending 2 new products for 
mosquito repellent.  One is a chemical that starts with "p"- can''t 
recall the name, and the other is oil of lemon eucalyptus.  So- you 
might want to check for these- they are supposed to work as well as DEET 
without the horrid smell and side effects.


Pam Evans wrote:

>A guy I work w/ lives in Minnesota and the call the mosquito the state
>bird.  Hard to believe they are worse than they are here, but he says
>they are.  His words - land of 10,000 lakes and 10 million mosquitoes.
> I'd certainly take some Skin-So-Soft or some kind of repellant.
>On 5/5/05, Donna <gossiper@sbcglobal.net> wrote:
>>yes I would take bug spray if you plan on hiking
>>hum...early June? YO Andrea and Cathy are we still
>>meeting? Cyndi will you be passing thru about that
>>--- Johnson Cyndi D Civ AFFTC/ITSR
>><cyndi.johnson@edwards.af.mil> wrote:
>>>Hi all -
>>>I am going on a trip to Minnesota in early June. Can
>>>anyone tell me what the
>>>weather's likely to be? We are going to be driving
>>>around the state for a
>>>week. Do I need a raincoat? And what about
>>>mosquitoes...I'm from the desert
>>>you know, we don't understand mosquitoes. Do you
>>>need bug spray stuff if
>>>you're a non-camping tourist?
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